Benalla-based Sport Inclusion Australia has two representatives that are accomplishing big things on the world stage.. SIA’s Kellie Keen will this weekend head to Mexico to assist the Australian team at the INAS Swimming Championships.. Ms
The launch of Benalla’s Zero Net Energy Transition Strategy will take place on Tuesday, November 28, with a community forum at BPACC.. The strategy is designed to address climate change by detailing how all of Benalla’s energy can come
The rainbow flag is flying over Tatong as Australians celebrate a resounding victory for the YES campaign.. It is unlikely Tatong is the only community flying the flag with the Federal Electorate of Indi voting yes by a wide margin.. After a long
Three men remanded. Three local males were remanded in custody for separate incidents during the past week.. Two were for contravention of protection and bail orders and associated offences.. The other, being a 43-year-old male for an aggravated
With the weather warming up and the days getting longer it is important to make sure your home and yard are prepared, so your dog can enjoy the summer.. Apart from making sure there is enough water left out and adequate shade, it is also important
Low quality CCTV images have made this investigation challenging - can you help? . Benalla police are appealing for community assistance to help identify two males following a significant theft from a Bridge Street, Benalla retailer last year. . If
More than 20 firefighting units were needed to fight a blaze at Rankins Rd, Strathmerton on November 13.. The fire was called in at 3.55pm and involved silage rolls, which were in a bunker with tyres on top.. The fire was reported to be travelling
During last Thursday and Friday, 16th-17th November, heavy exceptional rains for this month were recorded in the Mallee and also at isolated places in the West Central Victoria and at places in the SW part of NSW. Mildura recorded 54.2 mms to
The Resource Manager for Northern Victoria recently updated the 2017/18 seasonal determinations.. The Goulburn system and the Loddon system both increased from 93 per cent to 94 per cent high-reliability water shares (HRWS).. A seasonal
Australia’s agricultural sector will receive a boost following the signing of a free-trade agreement with Peru, with 99 per cent of tariffs to be abolished.. The deal signals big wins for a number of sectors including the dairy, grains and red
The Connection project’s $100million in winter works have been completed, with the works expected to deliver 429Gl in water savings each year.. The works, which began in June, included the upgrading of more than 33km of irrigation channel to
Last year the Palmer family, who lives on a Cohuna dairy farm, barely made it to the Melbourne Cup carnival’s Emirates Stakes Day at Flemington courtesy of a car breaking down.. It would prove worth the panic when Cecelia Palmer and her four
A new era of regional prosperity lies ahead as young farmers embrace new chemical-free production techniques, according to one of the world’s leaders in organic farming research.. After proving the value of organic production and nutrition of
A new era of leadership in advocacy and governance has started, with Sheep Producers Australia officially becoming the peak industry body for the nation’s sheep and lamb industry last week.. The new body replaced the former Sheepmeat Council
The most advanced grain harvesting technology from front to back is featured in the combines and headers John Deere is introducing for 2018.. This includes four new S700 combine models (S760, S770, S780 and S790) that offer producers significant
The cause of hay fires this season will depend on the region, according to two CFA representatives.. Cosgrove and Pine Lodge CFA captain Ross Harmer said this season was no different to any other, with weather conditions not playing much of a part
High demand for the free Urban Fruit Tree Removal Program has led to a further extension of its closing date.. More than 600 applications have been received to have unwanted fruit trees removed from residential yards across the Goulburn and Murray
Ash and steam is spewing from Bali's Mount Agung Volcano and an exclusion zone is in place for 7.5 kilometres around the eruption zone.
It could soon be easier for WA victims of child sex abuse to seek civil action after the state government introduced a bill to remove the limitation period.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk visited the electorate of Toowoomba North on Wednesday, with seat considered a bellwether for a majority government.
Victoria will become the first Australian state to legalise voluntary assisted dying.
A Sydney woman who claims she fatally stabbed her cousin in self-defence initially told police the culprit was a tall, fat Lebanese woman with a tattoo.
South Australian senator Skye Kakoschke-Moore has resigned after discovering she holds dual British citizenship by descent.
A convicted fake war veteran has been warned to drop an appeal against his prison sentence or risk receiving a longer term.
Department of Employment figures show job ads on the internet have grown for 12 consecutive months for the first time since March 2011.
A fake security guard spotted at a Bourke Street memorial carrying a gun, has been released on bail after spending a short stint in custody.
Nick Xenophon says voters won't stray from his state party despite his group's problems at a federal level.